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Painter Prepper / Sander

Posted Date: 02-05-21
Location: Tucson - AZ
Manage Others: No
Availability: Full Time

We are an equal opportunity employer

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In this ever-growing industry, we strive to find qualified individuals to join our Ahern team and to continue the Ahern Family traditions as we strive for success in new, innovative ways. 


Ahern Rentals is looking for a dependable and efficient Painter Prepper to join our dynamic team.  Paint Preppers are precious commodities to Ahern Rentals. There is a true expectation that all equipment is in good condition and well maintained.


A Painter Prepper prepares walls/equipment and other surfaces for painting by using sandpaper, scraping and removing old paint.  They make onsite preparations for building scaffolding and the covering of fixtures and fill cracks and holes with appropriate material like plaster.  Painters blend paints and other materials to achieve the right color or texture and paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools.


Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life
  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available


Qualifications for Painter Prepper:

  • 2+ years’ residential or commercial painting experience is desirable
  • Reliable transportation and clean driving record
  • Ability to complete projects on-time and on-budget
  • Excellent communication and team-building skills


Responsibilities for Painter Prepper include but are not limited to:

  • Application of primer to the surface to prepare and protect it until the painters perform their job.
  • Removal of dirt from the surface and parts due for painting.
  • Sand, polish, retouch, buff, degrease, or otherwise clean the surface.
  • Mix color, blend paint, and load paint into spray-painting equipment.
  • Painter experience is not completely necessary, because we are offering on the job training.
  • Make on-site preparations such as building scaffolding, covering fixtures etc.
  • Prepare walls/equipment and other surfaces for painting by Sand, polish, retouch, buff, degrease, or otherwise clean the surface


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